The table below looks at the statistics for HTTPS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTPS over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
Rank 114 115 119
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs citing HTTPS 10 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.42% 0.12% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.74% 0.45% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £469 - £210
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
HTTPS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
575 671 593
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.91% 26.13% 23.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 285 204
Median daily rate £375 £310 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £327
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 21 24
Median hourly rate £24.00 £39.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +95.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £45.75 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +30.00%

HTTPS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing HTTPS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

HTTPS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

HTTPS
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HTTPS across the Berkshire region.

HTTPS Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

HTTPS
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HTTPS across the Berkshire region.

HTTPS Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

HTTPS
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTPS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 4 £463 -
Bracknell - 2 £475 -
HTTPS
South East

HTTPS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing HTTPS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for HTTPS.

1 10 (83.33%) HTTP
2 7 (58.33%) Firewall
3 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (50.00%) Unix
3 6 (50.00%) BIG-IP
3 6 (50.00%) F5
3 6 (50.00%) High Availability
4 5 (41.67%) FWSM
4 5 (41.67%) FortiGate
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (41.67%) Blue Coat
4 5 (41.67%) ProxySG
4 5 (41.67%) CCSE
4 5 (41.67%) CCSA
4 5 (41.67%) Wireshark
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco PIX
4 5 (41.67%) RIP
4 5 (41.67%) SNMP
4 5 (41.67%) SMTP
4 5 (41.67%) DNS
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco
4 5 (41.67%) CCNP
4 5 (41.67%) CISSP
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (41.67%) CheckPoint
4 5 (41.67%) Middleware
4 5 (41.67%) OSPF
4 5 (41.67%) BGP
4 5 (41.67%) VRRP
4 5 (41.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

HTTPS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Boomi
2 2 (16.67%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) HTTP
2 7 (58.33%) Firewall
3 6 (50.00%) BIG-IP
3 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (41.67%) BGP
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco PIX
4 5 (41.67%) DNS
4 5 (41.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (41.67%) FWSM
4 5 (41.67%) OSPF
4 5 (41.67%) RIP
4 5 (41.67%) SMTP
4 5 (41.67%) SNMP
4 5 (41.67%) VRRP
4 5 (41.67%) Wireshark
5 2 (16.67%) 3G
5 2 (16.67%) FTP
5 2 (16.67%) TACACS
5 2 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
2 1 (8.33%) Introscope
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) JProfiler
2 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner
2 1 (8.33%) Rational Performance Tester
2 1 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) Toad
2 1 (8.33%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Back Office
2 2 (16.67%) Billing
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) IP Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) IP Security Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Security Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Integration Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Development Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Middleware
2 4 (33.33%) JDBC
2 4 (33.33%) Web Services
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (25.00%) REST
3 3 (25.00%) SOAP
3 3 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (8.33%) .NET
4 1 (8.33%) JMS
4 1 (8.33%) JSON
4 1 (8.33%) OAuth
4 1 (8.33%) ODBC
4 1 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (8.33%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (8.33%) Private Cloud
3 1 (8.33%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Unix
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) High Availability
2 5 (41.67%) DDoS Mitigation
2 5 (41.67%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 5 (41.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 5 (41.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Release Management
4 1 (8.33%) SOA
4 1 (8.33%) Test Management
4 1 (8.33%) Usability Testing
4 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Groovy
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (8.33%) C++
4 1 (8.33%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) CCNP
1 5 (41.67%) CCSA
1 5 (41.67%) CCSE
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (41.67%) CISSP
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) ProxySG
2 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) FortiGate
2 1 (8.33%) Ansible
2 1 (8.33%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (8.33%) nmon
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) F5
2 5 (41.67%) Blue Coat
2 5 (41.67%) CheckPoint
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (25.00%) Dell
5 2 (16.67%) Concur
5 2 (16.67%) Fortinet
6 1 (8.33%) Capita
6 1 (8.33%) IBM
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (8.33%) SAP
6 1 (8.33%) WSO2